Community dinner followed by reading of stories by professional actors. Ages 5+
Many people know of Langston Hughes’ poetry and short stories, but the celebrated writer composed stories for children too. Hughes wrote about brave African American explorers, saints, musicians, freedom fighters, athletes and even imaginary legends. Join us for a communal meal and animated readings of classic black plays and stories performed by Penumbra Company members. A great way for the whole family to celebrate the creativity, tenacity, and sustenance of African American culture. Ages 5 and up.